David C. Clapper

David C. Clapper, 64, Logan Township, died Tuesday morning at Altoona Regional.

He was born in Altoona, son of the late Russell Sr. and Edna (Cashman) Clapper. He married Kathryn Reidy on July 12, 1971, in Cumberland, Md.

Surviving are his wife; two daughters: Heather Goodman (Randy) and Dawn DelGrosso; three sons: Matthew (Jill), Christopher (Kerry) and Scott; 10 grandchildren; a great-grandson; two sisters: Annabelle (Charles) Fisher and Sandra J. (Daniel) Morrison; three brothers: George M. (Kathy), John R. and Walter W. Sr. (Dorothy M.); his nephew and best friend, Joe Clapper; and his dogs: Maggie and Fawn (the horse).

He was preceded in death by two brothers: Russell and Robert; and a sister, Janet Baker.

David was a graduate of Altoona High School, and he served as a corporal in the U.S. Marine Corps in Vietnam. He was a painter/liner for Watco Mechanical. He enjoyed Mustang cars and was a Little League coach for Logan Township for 13 years.

Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 10, 2013, and 10 until the 11 a.m. funeral service Friday, Jan. 11, 2013, at Stanley J. Krish Funeral Home Inc., 1204 17th St., Altoona, Pastor Steve Olivieri officiating. Committal will be at Blair Memorial Park, Altoona.

In lieu of flowers, kindly make donations to the family.